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Golftec congratulates 31 coaches named to Golf Digest ‘Best Teachers In Every State’ list

(DENVER, CO) – GOLFTEC – the world leader in golf lessons and premium club fittings, congratulates the 31 GOLFTEC Coaches, from training centers across the country, on being named to the Golf Digest list ‘Best Teachers In Every State.’ The list was published in the December issue of Golf Digest, and GOLFTEC Coaches account for the largest presence from a single golf instruction provider.

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Special recognition goes to Nick Clearwater at GOLFTEC Headquarters for also making the Golf Digest list of ‘50 Best Teachers In America,’ coming in at 22. Here is the complete list of GOLFTEC Coaches named to the Golf Digest list ‘Best Teachers In Every State’ including their GOLFTEC Training Center and location:

Nick Clearwater (22) – GOLFTEC Headquarters
Patrick Nuber – GOLFTEC Headquarters
Brad Skupaka – GOLFTEC Headquarters
Zach Lambeck – GOLFTEC Headquarters
Ty Walker – GOLFTEC Denver Tech Center
Nathan Morris – GOLFTEC Westminster
Tim Fuhrer – GOLFTEC Cherry Creek
Chad Miller – GOLFTEC Chapel Hills, Colorado Springs

Steve Lippincott – GOLFTEC Carrollwood, Tampa

TJ Sullivan – GOLFTEC Oak Brook

Kevin Tanner – GOLFTEC North Bethesda

Ian Hughes – GOLFTEC Grand Rapids

Nick Pelle – GOLFTEC Minnetonka
Oliver Darby – GOLFTEC Bunker Hills
Brad Pluth – GOLFTEC Eden Prairie

James Kinney – GOLFTEC Omaha

New Jersey
Brian Gussis – GOLFTEC Woodbridge

Nick Paez – GOLFTEC Cleveland West, North Olmstead
Joe Meglen – GOLFTEC Stonebrook, Middleburg Heights
Pat Bernot – GOLFTEC Easton, Columbus
Ashley Thomas – GOLFTEC Blue Ash, Cincinnati

Charles Luis – GOLFTEC Malvern

Rhode Island
Patrick Kozelka – GOLFTEC Cranston

Doug Strawbridge – GOLFTEC Upper Kirby, Houston
Erik Wait – GOLFTEC Frisco
Thomas Valdez – GOLFTEC Houston, Galleria

Chris Runyan – GOLFTEC Spokane
Don Rasmussen – GOLFTEC Spokane

Kevin Kihslinger – GOLFTEC Milwaukee
Jacob Babcock – GOLFTEC Mequon
Tim Boegh – GOLFTEC Madison

“Our Coaches work hard every day to fulfill our mission of helping people play better golf through world-class instruction using state-of-the-art training systems,” said Joe Assell, co-founder and CEO of GOLFTEC. “Every Coach on this list is deserving of this recognition, and the number of GOLFTEC Coaches who made this list validates the success of our approach and the dedication our Coaches have to the game and to golf instruction.”

Since 1995, GOLFTEC’s mission has remained the same—to help people play better golf. The GOLFTEC experience is designed for golfers of all ages and abilities to work with an expert Coach to build a game improvement plan customized to their specific needs and goals. GOLFTEC’s cutting edge training systems, including new OptiMotion, gives our Students and Coaches instant and data-driven feedback. With millions of lessons given and more than 220 locations across the world, GOLFTEC is the world leader in golf instruction.

Ryan Gager